Tag : – Diesel
Mazda has launched its updated CX-3 compact SUV in Japan, debuting a new 114bhp 1.8-litre diesel engine as a replacement for the old 1.5-litre unit.
Demand for used diesel and ultra-low emission vehicles rose in Q1, with drivers showing particular interest in zero-emission vehicles.
Audi has suspended deliveries of certain diesel-powered A6 and A7 models, as it develops a software update to rectify “irregularities” with the engine management on 60,000 … Read More »
Honda’s brilliant small diesel engine joins the Civic line-up, but can it match its predecessor’s frugality? Alex Grant finds out.
Suzuki has dropped diesel engines from its UK line-up, following a year where more than 97% of its sales were petrol-powered.
Bosch has developed new technology that it says could stop, once and for all, the debate about the death of diesel and ensure a future for … Read More »
Average selling prices for electric vehicles shot up 41% in the first quarter of 2018, outperforming the market, while diesel values held steady.
Does Jaguar’s new compact SUV live up to standards set by the popular F-Pace? Jonathan Musk finds out…
Policymakers are being warned to take a wider look at the effects of vehicle emissions to avoid creating loopholes, a team of scientists has warned, following … Read More »
The Autumn Budget sent out a clear message on how the Government views diesel vehicles, which will impact future choice. But will the changes impact the … Read More »
Professor Colin Tourick is unconvinced by the company car tax reforms announced in the latest Budget.
The best-performing Euro 6 diesel engines emit as little NOx as petrol, while the worst-offending ones pollute worse than some 10-year-old cars.
Kia’s big SUV gets a new look and keener drive – has it worked? Martyn Collins isn’t sure.
Germany’s highest administrative court has ruled that cities can ban diesel cars to tackle air pollution in a move that could set a precedent worldwide.
Half a century in the making, Alpina’s big-seller appeals to both head and heart, says Alex Grant.
The used car market needs to start factoring in a forthcoming market shift to petrols to ensure the downturn in diesel demand is managed.
SECTOR: Large SUV PRICE: £82,945 FUEL: 40.4mpg CO2: 185g/km
Škoda’s updated Fabia will introduce an exclusively petrol engine line-up as it drops the 1.4-litre TDI.
Diesel dropped to around a third of new car registrations in the UK in January, even taking second place even among fleets, despite a much slower … Read More »
Average petrol and diesel prices rose in January for the third month in a row following a 2% increase in the price of oil.
Carmakers using so-called defeat devices to cheat emissions tests could face unlimited fines under new proposals.
Diesel used car sales rose in 2017 at Cox Automotive with both wholesale and consumer demand remaining strong.
Can the i30 stand up to the C-segment’s most formidable rivals? Alex Grant finds out.
Honda’s 10th-generation Civic is now available to order in diesel format following a lengthy wait for fleets.